This text examines the evolution of kinship and social structure. Keesing considers the importance of patrilineal descent and the permutations of descent systems, matrilineal and double descent, alliance systems, cognate descent and bilateral kinship as organizing principles. Relevant analogies and examples are used throughout.
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Book Description Harcourt College Pub, 1975. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110030128463
Book Description Harcourt College Pub, 1975. Paperback. Book Condition: New. First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0030128463